A unique 27 hole golf course; a view of the sea from every tee; eight holes played on the now world-famous, well-photographed 'Point', sometimes described as North Wales' 'Pebble Beach' - a narrow peninsula with the holes surrounded on one side by secluded coves, rocky outcrops and the sea and on the other by a glorious stretch of sandy beach and a pub; a backdrop of the Snowdonia mountain range to the east and, on a clear sunny evening, 57 miles away, the Wicklow mountains of southern Ireland to the west. Welcome to golf at Nefyn, ranked among the top 100 golf courses in the UK.
The ‘Point’ course or the ‘old front nine’ as it was before the additional 9 inland holes were constructed in the 1930’s, is one of the most famous golfing landmarks in Wales. Sometimes referred to as the Welsh ‘Pebble Beach‘, but it is more akin to Ireland’s ‘Old Head of Kinsale‘. The 9 holes of narrow fairways and elevated tees and greens run alo…
The Championship Course 2/2
The front nine of the Championship Course at Nefyn opens with a gentle downhill par 4 as you make your way north towards the Irish Sea. What then follows is a series of testing holes that run along the rugged coastline with good line and length needed to reach the greens in regulation.
The back nine of the Championship Course is set mainly on t…
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